The Writing Life

…a literary journey

Tag Archives: Writing Groups

Taking a Page from the Past

I’ve always loved reading about the writers of the past, especially the relationships they had. It seemed that gender and age was of little importance in these bonds. And often … Continue reading

May 26, 2017 · Leave a comment

Flash Fiction: Take Cover

Take Cover is a 250 word story I just wrote for an upcoming writer’s group challenge. The only stipulations were to use the word storm and to write no more than … Continue reading

July 2, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Right Side of Things

Just an update on all things in my world of words… What I’m reading: I continue to alternate going down the list of Pulitzer Prize winners and something from my … Continue reading

June 18, 2016 · 1 Comment

Anthologies Away…

So I’ve talked my critique group into helping me to create and produce an anthology of sorts. I’ve always thought about submitting stories to anthologies, but I got the idea … Continue reading

January 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

Shout out to Critique Groups…

Happy New Year! I can seriously imagine the thousands of people writing their first blog of the year; or maybe even more starting a brand new blog…whether it’s to engage … Continue reading

January 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

Settled in…flash fiction prompt

Boo! I have finally moved and gotten settled in to my new location on Florida’s beautiful east coast. Although I haven’t had time to venture out too much, the main … Continue reading

June 16, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Vault #3: Writing Practices…they really do work!

After much internal debate regarding writing practices and the distraction I believed they would be from writing my novel, I’ve changed my mind. And the book that helped me decide is … Continue reading

December 6, 2012 · Leave a comment